Archive for the ‘Cat’ Category

 

A Closer look at Cat Whiskers

Thursday, June 20th, 2019
A cat’s whiskers are a well-honed sensory tool and they are used to detect changes in their surroundings, helping them steer clear of threats, even in the dark. These whiskers can pick up on even the slightest change i

Winter Tips for Cats and Dogs

Monday, June 3rd, 2019
As the weather drops it’s important to not only look after ourselves this winter, but to keep our furry sidekicks in mind also. Petcover looks at four points to consider this winter when looking after your furry frie

Interpreting a Cat’s Meow

Monday, May 6th, 2019
Not only do cat’s meow for our attention, each meow is trying to tell us something. So it is important to understand what your cat may be trying to tell you. Learning what your cat is trying to tell you is the key to c

How to Keep your Cat Healthy

Monday, April 8th, 2019
Whether you have a cat for the first time or are an experienced cat carer, keeping your cat safe can sometimes feel like a daunting task. We’ve put together a list of things you can do to set you up for a healthy, happ

Can Pets Improve our Mental Health?

Thursday, March 7th, 2019
Pets can offer companionship and great comfort for people who are dealing with mental illnesses. Many people find that caring for and spending time with pets helps to reduce stress and anxiety. Scientists have even prove

Pet Nail Clipping

Monday, February 25th, 2019
As an owner, getting your pet’s nails clipped can be very expensive. There is, however, a more cost-effective option – doing it yourself. By giving your pet a pedicure, you will save money and create a stronger b

Maintaining an Ideal Weight

Thursday, February 7th, 2019
Knowing if your pet is the ideal weight is important as being under or over the preferred weight can come with health complications. Even if you’re actively watching their weight and doing the right thing, there may be

Fighting Pet Obesity

Monday, December 10th, 2018
Whether it’s lack of exercise or overfeeding, sometimes our pets seem to add a few extra kilos on around the stomach. Although a little bit of weight gain isn’t a huge problem, it can lead to pet obesity which itself

Toilet Training

Saturday, November 10th, 2018
Toilet training your new puppy or kitten is simple if you follow our guidelines below. You should begin teaching them as soon as you bring them home to get them into the routine and avoid too many accidents! To download

How to Care for a Pet that’s Been Abused

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
Adopting a pet who has been previously abused is an incredibly altruistic and compassionate act. Cruelty towards domesticated animals is unfortunately something that does occur and many of the pets you find in shelters